Gulf African Bank - Diaspora Account

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The Diaspora savings account is particularly designed for Kenyans in the Diaspora who wish to send money back home, either for assistance to their family, savings towards building their dream home, their children’s education, or for investment in businesses.

For any inquiries concerning Diaspora Banking, kindly e-mail the Customer care Support desk at   or call  +254 (0) 711 075 000 .

  • Access to internet banking to help you manage your account from wherever you are

  • Profit paid monthly provided the account balance is maintained above Kshs.10,000

  • Preferential rates on Foreign Exchange

  • Quick and easy global transfer of funds through our corresponding banks.

  • Access to mortgage finance products.

  • Access to investment products (Term deposits at preferential rates)

  • Free transfers within GAB accounts and  beneficiaries

  • Account opening forms can be downloaded from our website.

  • Direct account transfers through express money and speed cash

  • No monthly maintenance fee

  • No ledger fee

  • Minimum opening and operating balance of Kshs. 1,000

  • Original and copy of national ID/Passport

  • 2 recent passport photographs

  • Copy of latest utility bill in customers name

OR Latest bank statement (should not be more than 3 months old) OR
Introduction letter by existing customer.